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Bank Robbery in Poole, KY

Date of News Release: 08/11/2006

An image of the bank robbery, click here to enlargePoole, KY (Webster County) - On Friday, August 11, 2006 at approximately 1:24 p.m., the Integra Bank located 9720 US 41A in Poole was robbed. A lone suspect entered the bank and brandished a small caliber revolver. The suspect then demanded money from a teller. The teller complied with his demands and gave him an undisclosed amount of money. After receiving the money, the suspect fled the scene.

The suspect fled the scene in a newer model Chevrolet pickup truck. The color is described as champagne. It appeared to be a full size truck with a regular cab that had Kentucky license plates. However, the tag is not known. The suspect is described as a white male with a dark complexion. He had dark, bushy hair (possibly a wig) and was unshaven. The suspect is of medium height and build. He was wearing dark clothes along with sunglasses and a dark colored ball cap. The suspect was last seen traveling northbound on US 41A traveling towards Henderson.

KSP Detective Ben Wolcott is the lead investigator. The Kentucky State Police request that anyone with information regarding this case contact them at 1-270-676-3313 or toll-free in Kentucky at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state).

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